The National Endowment for the Arts is an independent federal agency that funds, promotes, and strengthens the creative capacity of our communities by providing all Americans with diverse opportunities for arts participation. On the other hand, crafts and design are sometimes considered applied art Some art followers have argued that the difference between fine art and applied art has more to do with value judgments made about the art than any clear definitional difference.
Dr. Mark Cheng’s thoughts & insights on Pavel Tsatsouline’s Russian Kettlebell training, the RKC/StrongFirst system of strength training, AND Gray Cook’s Functional Movement System (FMS) of rehabilitation/pre-hab for elite athletes, martial artists, tactical personnel, private trainers, and the everyday person who just wants to feel better, stronger, and more alive… and now the one and only blog for all of Dr. Cheng’s endeavors – including martial arts & Tui-Na orthopedic medicine!
I’m doing this again because there are professionals in the strength & conditioning community, the amateur & pro sports communities, the clinical rehab community, the martial arts community, and the fitness community that have been exceptionally polite & supportive of me restarting this group class.
Over the years, I’ve written & re-written so many different CVs for different projects & hosts that trying to look through all the different PDFs & files to update them has gotten to be chore that I don’t have the bandwidth for, especially when they ask for skill-specific CVs.
The work of Socialiniai Meno Projektai continues to flourish, and as part of the exhibition of work by people affected by homelessness currently running in the National Art Gallery of Lithuania, a discreet arts project by Andrejaus Kibisovo is currently receiving rave reviews in national press and TV. This coverage of an artist who lives outside the system is quite exception.